New York, East
24 April 2001
SCHILLER, Friedrich von. Kalender auf das Jahr 1802. Die Jungfrau von Orleans. Eine romantische Tragödie. Berlin: Johann Friedrich Unger, .
12o. Engraved frontispiece. Contemporary boards, edges gilt (upper joint cracked, some rubbing to edges). Provenance: Victor von Klemperer (bookplate).
FIRST EDITION. The premiere of the Maid of Orleans on April 16 1801 in Leipzig was a great success. Wilpert/Gühring 39.
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